Used in preparing double mounts, these pinning strips enable small specimens to be curated and mounted in insect storage drawers or boxes. The specimen is pinned to one end of a piece of strip with a minuten. An insect pin is inserted through the other end of the strip and pinned into the bottom of a drawer or box.
The white strips are made of inert silicon rubber, and are not affected by fumigants or other chemicals. They are a uniform size, approximately 3mm square. When cut to lengths of ±1/2″ for use, they are rigid enough to support specimen and pin without sagging. They are non-porous and hold a .15mm minuten securely.
Twenty double mount pinning strips are packed in a plastic bag containing 80″ (203cm) of material. Strips are 4″ (10cm) long; bag weighs approximately 1 oz.
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